Equine Infectious Anemia (swamp fever, EIA)

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Rabies, EIA Confirmed in Colorado Horses

April 29, 2013

A Logan County horse tested positive for rabies while a Garfield County horse tested positive for EIA. ... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2012

April 23, 2013

Reported diseases include contagious equine metritis, strangles, influenza, equine herpesvirus, and more.... Read More

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California Authorities Seek Six Horses for EIA Testing

March 12, 2013

Six horses are sought for follow-up testing in connection with a study on EIA in racing Quarter Horses.... Read More

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No New EIA Cases Found in Britain

February 04, 2013

Tests were carried out after a horse in England tested positive for the disease in October 2012.... Read More

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Understanding the OIE's Role in Disease Prevention

February 02, 2013

The World Organization for Animal Health’s (OIE) standards help prevent the spread of infectious disease.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2012

January 11, 2013

Diseases reported include contagious equine metritis, equine herpesvirus, piroplasmosis, and more.... Read More

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New Horse Health Requirements for HITS Desert Circuit

December 26, 2012

New for 2013 are equine health and safety procedures designed to "ensure a great show experience for all."... Read More

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EIA in Germany Affects Prominent French Horse Race

October 06, 2012

A horse stabled at the same racing center as the 4-year-old filly recently tested positive EIA.... Read More

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EIA Identified in British Horse

October 03, 2012

A horse residing in Cornwall, England, has tested positive for equine infectious anemia (EIA).... Read More

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Equine Infectious Anemia Outbreak Hits Western Canada

August 15, 2012

More than 70 horses on 22 premises in Western Canada have tested positive for EIA thus far in 2012.... Read More

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How Much Does a Horse Cost?

August 01, 2012

A look at what it really costs to own a horse besides the initial purchase price.... Read More

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Wyo. State Fair Requires Negative Coggins for Equine Entry

July 21, 2012

The requirements are in place this year as a result the Royal Canadian Mounted Police's presence at the fair.... Read More

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Michigan Horse Tests Positive for Equine Infectious Anemia

May 22, 2012

Officials in Michigan confirmed Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) in a 17-year old grade mare.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Fourth Quarter 2011

April 09, 2012

Reported included diseases contagious equine metritis, equine influenza, strangles, and equine herpesvirus.... Read More

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Keeping Tabs on Equine Infectious Anemia

April 01, 2012

With neither cure nor vaccine in existence, veterinarians and researchers must supervise EIA closely.... Read More

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Europe Sees Multiple Outbreaks of EIA

February 10, 2012

Outbreaks of equine infectious anemia (EIA) have recently occurred in three European countries and are current... Read More

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Equine Infectious Disease Control in Developing Countries

December 17, 2011

Disease control in developing countries must be cost-effective, practical, and acceptable to livestock owners.... Read More

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40 Arkansas Horses Test Positive for EIA

August 25, 2011

Forty horses from one Clarksville, Ark., farm have died or been euthanized after testing positive for EIA.... Read More

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NJDA Emphasizes Horse Health Regulations

August 01, 2011

The NJDA is strongly reminding horse owners of longstanding state regulations adopted to protect horse health.... Read More

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Equine Infectious Anemia: How to Avoid Spreading It

July 28, 2011

Humans pose a risk of transmitting blood-borne infections between horses, such as equine infectious anemia.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, First Quarter 2011

July 07, 2011

The International Collating Center, Newmarket, United Kingdom, and other sources reported the following ... Read More

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Coggins Test for Equine Infectious Anemia (Swamp Fever)

May 31, 2011

My horse was turned away from a horse show because we didn't have a current negative Coggins test. Why?... Read More

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Spring Horse Care Tips

May 01, 2011

With spring now upon us, Kristina Hiney, PhD, Omega Fields equine nutrition advisor, has prepared a series of seasonal tips to help the horse owner in transitioning his or her horses and property from winter to spring:
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Kentucky's EIA Surveillance and Testing in 2010

April 07, 2011

During the 2010 calendar year, 95,384 serum samples were tested for equine infectious anemia (EIA) in Kentucky with no positive animals being discovered. Of these, 84,111 samples were collected and tested to comply with state regulations governing ... Read More

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Two Missouri Horses Test Positive for EIA

January 26, 2011

The Missouri Department of Agriculture's Division of Animal Health confirmed positive test results for equine infectious anemia (EIA) in two horses earlier this month in northeastern Missouri. Department officials have tested 696 other horses, ... Read More